EMERGENCY ACCOMMODATION FUNDDISCOVERY ISLANDS RESIDENTSOn occasion, ambulance, coast guard or helicopter transports Discovery Island residents in a health emergency to the Campbell River Hospital for further assessment. You may have been evacuated without funds and/or appropriate clothing. Sometimes one gets discharged suddenly, after ferry hours, with no way to return home and no place to stay for the night.What you can do if this happens to you: In this situation, talk to the Emergency Room staff, which can help with the following arrangements. read more….
Information for Patients with Off Island PhysiciansPatient files (electronic and paper) are kept in confidence by their physician and are not accessible to the Cortes Health Centre. Clinics owned and operated by Island Health may share patient information but the Cortes Health Centre is not one of those Island Health clinics.Lab work is available to all Cortes Island residents whether or not they are patients of the Cortes Health Centre. If you have received a lab requisition from your off island physician please confirm we are able to perform the lab work by bringing your lab requisition to the Health Centre for review, when you make your appointment. We will schedule lab work for you on first come first serve basis as we do with all our patients. Lab results are sent to your physician. When inquiring about your results, please contact your physician.
FETCH - fetch.bc.ca For Everything That’s Community HealthThis directory is a compilation of existing community resources and is not a recommendation or endorsement by the Campbell River and District Division of Family Practice or the physicians as members of the organization